All 35 pitchers who have thrown more than one no-hitter have accomplished something special. A no-hitter by itself is a remarkable achievement that requires a combination of skill and luck. Two or more no-hitters can make for an all-time career.
Some of the best major league pitchers of all time, such as Sandy Koufax, Warren Spahn, and Cy Young, are on this list. Nolan Ryan, who struck out more batters than any other pitcher in history, is the career leader with seven no-hitters, well ahead of Koufax's second-place four.
The list features 11 Hall of Famers already, and pitchers like Max Scherzer and Justin Verlander, among the best pitchers in baseball right now, are likely to join them in the future.
But which of these pitchers with multiple no-hitters on his resume had the best overall career? Which is the best of the best?
Career stats: 324-292, 3.19 ERA, 5,714 Ks (Hall of Fame)
No. 1: May 15, 1973, vs. Kansas City Royals
No. 2: July 15, 1973, vs. Detroit Tigers
No. 3: Sept. 28, 1974, vs. Minnesota Twins
No. 4: June 1, 1975, vs. Baltimore Orioles
No. 5: Sept. 26, 1981, vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
No. 6: June 11, 1990, vs. Oakland Athletics
No. 7: May 1991, vs. Toronto Blue Jays8011Agree or disagree?
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Career stats: 165-87, 2.76 ERA, 2,396 Ks (Hall of Fame)
No. 1: June 30, 1962, vs. New York Mets
No. 2: May 11, 1963, vs. San Francisco Giants
No. 3: June 4, 1964, vs. Philadelphia Phillies
No. 4: Sept. 9, 1965, vs. Chicago Cubs (perfect game)6516Agree or disagree?
Career stats: 303-166, 3.29 ERA, 4,875 Ks (Hall of Fame)
No. 1: June 2, 1990, vs. Detroit Tigers
No. 2: May 18, 2004, vs. Atlanta Braves (perfect game)5310Agree or disagree?
Career stats: 221-128, 3.34 ERA, 2,963 Ks
No. 1: June 12, 2007, vs. Milwaukee Brewers
No. 2: May 7, 2011, vs. Toronto Blue Jays
No. 3: Sept. 1, 2019 vs. Toronto Blue Jays499Agree or disagree?